An outdoor swimming pool, a hot tub and tennis courts can be found at Hostal Casa Alianza, located next to Carmen Monastery. The air-conditioned rooms include free Wi-Fi and cable TV. Metrovia buses stop 500 metres from Casa Alianza. Guayaquil Cathedral and the Malecón Waterfront are a 20-minute drive away, while Guayaquil Airport is 15 km away. Free parking is available on site. Staff at the 24-hour reception can arrange airport transfers and bicycle rental. Spanish language and salsa dance lesssons can also be booked. Drinks and snacks are available from the Casa’s bar-restaurant. There is also a lounge and reading area.